"Green" paint refers to paint that contains less dangerous chemicals and heavy metals while still providing very high performance. Conventional paint contains a multitude of harmful chemicals that off-gas into the air, negatively affecting the health of people and the planet.
As a green homeowner, you can easily avoid generating pollution and unsafe living spaces and still have beautiful walls of any color by using low-VOC, zero-VOC, recycled, or natural paints.
Download this fact sheet to compare "green" paint to conventional paint in the categories of:
- Formaldehyde, funigicide, biocide
- Natural or petrochemical based
- LEED certification